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Early Childhood Education

Academic Department: Health Sciences
Main Office: CSC 102
Phone Ext: 7369
Program Website: www.marin.edu/Departments/HealthSciences/EarlyChildhoodEducation/
Main Numbers: (415) 457-8811  /  (415) 883-2211
 
In-depth information about each program is available in the Course Catalog, including program descriptions, faculty lists, degree requirements, and course listings. The Course Catalog is available to view and print in PDF* format.
About the Program

The Early Childhood Education Program is designed to prepare students to become teachers or directors in children’s centers, nursery and preschools, prekindergartens, infant-toddler programs, employer-supported children’s centers, extended daycare or family day-care programs.

Career Options
Teacher, Head Teacher, or Director of: Children’s Centers, Employer- Supported Children’s Centers, Extended Day Programs, Family Day-Care Programs, Infant-Toddler Programs, Nursery and Preschools, Parent Cooperative Nursery Schools, Prekindergarten Programs

Transfer
Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should complete the lower division major requirements and general education pattern for the appropriate transfer institution and major. Exact major requirements for UC and CSU institutions can be found on www.assist.org. Please see a counselor for more information as curriculum requirements may vary among transfer universities.

A.S. in Early Childhood Education, Occupational (Certificate of Achievement awarded. Skills Certificate in Early Childhood Education Core also awarded.)
To obtain an Associate in Science degree with a major in Early Childhood Education, students need to complete the required courses, as well as general education courses and graduation requirements. A Certificate of Achievement is also awarded (see “Early Childhood Education Certificate of Achievement Requirements”). In addition, a Skills Certificate is earned by satisfactory completion of the required courses. (See “Early Childhood Education Core Skills Certificate Requirements”.)
Students who wish to enter the Early Childhood Education Program are advised to call or contact the program coordinator. Transfer students, however, are advised to complete English 150 and 151 or 155. All students should consult a counselor.

See Catalog for more information.

Department Phone: (415) 457.8811 ext. 8221
Faculty

NameSend EmailOfficePhone
Briffa, Jennifer Pa jennifer.briffa@marin.edu CSC 1 7325
Dodge, Peggy B peggy.dodge@marin.edu CSC 104 7369
Edwards, Shaquam K shaquam.edwards@marin.edu CSC 1 7613
Johnson, Sarah L sarah.johnson@marin.edu CSC 1 7325
Kreuzer, Susanne R susanne.kreuzer@marin.edu CSC 101 7468
Current and Future Courses

TermSection (CRN)CourseDatesDaysTimeCampusRoomInstructor
Spring 2014 11475 ECE 101 - Intro Child Development 01/13/14-05/12/14 M 08:10-11:00 KTD CSC 120 Dodge, Peggy
11904 ECE 101 - Intro Child Development 01/13/14-05/13/14 T 18:40-21:30 KTD FA 215 Dodge, Peggy
11760 ECE 110 - Child Development 01/13/14-05/14/14 W 08:10-11:00 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
10168 ECE 112 - Child/Family/Community 01/13/14-05/15/14 R 18:40-21:30 IVC BLDG12 100 Edwards, Shaquam
11903 ECE 114 - Principles and Practices 01/13/14-05/12/14 M 18:40-21:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
10378 ECE 115 - Intro E C Curriculum 01/13/14-05/13/14 T 18:40-21:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
11907 ECE 132 - Plan/Lead Circle Times 03/01/14-03/01/14 S 08:40-14:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
11907 ECE 132 - Plan/Lead Circle Times 03/29/14-03/29/14 S 08:40-14:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
11907 ECE 132 - Plan/Lead Circle Times 04/26/14-04/26/14 S 08:40-14:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
11905 ECE 135 - Challenging Behavior 02/20/14-05/15/14 R 18:40-21:30 KTD FA 215 Johnson, Sarah
11476 ECE 218 - Care for Infant/Toddler 01/13/14-05/12/14 M 18:40-21:30 KTD FA 215 Briffa, Jennifer
10387 ECE 222 - Special Needs Children 02/27/14-05/22/14 R 18:40-21:30 KTD CSC 120 Kreuzer, Susanne
11757 ECE 280 - ECE Fieldwork/Seminar I 01/23/14-05/22/14 KTD Dodge, Peggy
11757 ECE 280 - ECE Fieldwork/Seminar I 01/23/14-05/22/14 R 18:40-20:30 KTD CSC 118 Dodge, Peggy
10473 ECE 281 - ECE Fieldwork/Seminar II 01/22/14-05/21/14 KTD Dodge, Peggy
10473 ECE 281 - ECE Fieldwork/Seminar II 01/22/14-05/21/14 W 18:40-20:30 KTD TB 104 Dodge, Peggy
Summer 2014 60563 ECE 217 - Fostering Creativity 06/30/14-07/23/14 MW 18:10-22:00 KTD CSC 120 Johnson, Sarah
60497 ECE 220A - ECE Administration A 06/16/14-07/26/14 TR 18:10-22:00 KTD CSC 120 Johnson, Sarah
60562 ECE 223 - Music Activities Young Child 06/16/14-06/25/14 MW 18:10-22:00 KTD CSC 120 Johnson, Sarah
Fall 2014 81639 ECE 100 - ECE Licensing and Permits 09/13/14-09/13/14 S 08:30-16:30 KTD CSC 120 Dodge, Peggy
81054 ECE 101 - Intro Child Development 08/18/14-12/06/14 W 18:40-21:30 KTD SMN 227 Staff, Marin
81566 ECE 112 - Child/Family/Community 08/18/14-12/06/14 M 08:10-11:00 KTD CSC 120 Dodge, Peggy
81480 ECE 114 - Principles and Practices 08/18/14-12/06/14 R 18:40-21:30 IVC BLDG12 100 Dodge, Peggy
82307 ECE 115 - Intro E C Curriculum 08/18/14-12/06/14 T 18:40-21:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
81571 ECE 116 - Observation and Assessment 08/18/14-12/06/14 W 08:10-11:00 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
81950 ECE 134 - Understand Temperaments 09/06/14-10/18/14 S 08:40-14:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
82306 ECE 137 - Emergent Literacy 08/18/14-12/06/14 T 18:40-21:30 IVC BLDG12 100 Dodge, Peggy
82308 ECE 205 - Integrated Curriculum 08/18/14-12/06/14 W 18:40-21:30 KTD CSC 120 Dodge, Peggy
80048 ECE 208 - Teaching in a Diverse Society 08/18/14-12/06/14 M 18:40-21:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam
82309 ECE 218 - Care for Infant/Toddler 08/18/14-12/06/14 W 18:40-21:30 KTD PE 092 Staff, Marin
81778 ECE 225 - Guidance & Limit Setting 08/18/14-11/10/14 M 18:40-21:30 KTD PE 092 Staff, Marin
81483 ECE 261 - ECE Conference Course 11/15/14-11/15/14 S 08:00-16:00 OFF MCOE MCFR Dodge, Peggy
81483 ECE 261 - ECE Conference Course 11/15/14-11/15/14 S 08:00-16:00 OFF MCOE MCFR Edwards, Shaquam
80051 ECE 280 - ECE Fieldwork/Seminar I 08/21/14-12/11/14 KTD Edwards, Shaquam
80051 ECE 280 - ECE Fieldwork/Seminar I 08/21/14-12/11/14 R 18:40-20:30 KTD CSC 120 Edwards, Shaquam

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